The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Gloucestershire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 32 14 46
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +32
Contract jobs citing Web Services 17 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.69% 7.92% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.45% 30.65% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 1
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£375 £200 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -31.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.92% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £113.75 £54.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.71% +159.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -19.71%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 62 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.86% 25.83% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 45 53
Average daily rate £315 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £693
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% +159.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Gloucestershire region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Gloucestershire region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -20 4 £375 +87.50% 3
Cheltenham -10 3 £455 +127.50% 3
Cirencester - 1 £225 - 2
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 15 (40.54%) Java
1 15 (40.54%) jQuery
2 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Marketing
3 12 (32.43%) SAP
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 11 (29.73%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (29.73%) DTV
4 11 (29.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (29.73%) Manufacturing
4 11 (29.73%) Programme Management
4 11 (29.73%) Electronics
4 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
4 11 (29.73%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (27.03%) SOAP
6 9 (24.32%) J2EE
6 9 (24.32%) Oracle
6 9 (24.32%) VPN
7 8 (21.62%) Firewall
7 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
7 8 (21.62%) Scrum
7 8 (21.62%) Spring
7 8 (21.62%) Windows
8 7 (18.92%) PHP
8 7 (18.92%) Citrix
8 7 (18.92%) TDD
8 7 (18.92%) RESTful

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) Drupal
2 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) Mule
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (29.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) VPN
2 8 (21.62%) Firewall
3 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) LAN
4 4 (10.81%) WAN
4 4 (10.81%) IPv4
4 4 (10.81%) IPv6
5 2 (5.41%) LDAP
5 2 (5.41%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) RTP
6 1 (2.70%) HTTP
6 1 (2.70%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) TETRA
6 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Maven
2 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.11%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.70%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
1 13 (35.14%) Marketing
2 11 (29.73%) Manufacturing
2 11 (29.73%) Electronics
2 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Automated Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Swing Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) jQuery
2 11 (29.73%) CSS
3 10 (27.03%) SOAP
4 9 (24.32%) J2EE
5 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
5 8 (21.62%) Spring
6 7 (18.92%) RESTful
7 6 (16.22%) RSS
8 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 5 (13.51%) .NET
8 5 (13.51%) Ajax
9 4 (10.81%) XML
10 3 (8.11%) Java EE
11 2 (5.41%) Swing
11 2 (5.41%) JDBC
12 1 (2.70%) HTML5
12 1 (2.70%) REST
12 1 (2.70%) CSS3
12 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) DTV
2 6 (16.22%) iPad
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.41%) CMDB
5 1 (2.70%) iSeries
5 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (16.22%) UNIX
5 5 (13.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Programme Management
1 11 (29.73%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (21.62%) Scrum
3 7 (18.92%) TDD
3 7 (18.92%) Kanban
4 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.81%) BDD
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) SOA
6 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.41%) Service Management
7 2 (5.41%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) PHP
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) C#
6 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISEB
1 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VirtualBox
1 6 (16.22%) Varnish
2 3 (8.11%) XenApp
2 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
2 3 (8.11%) vSphere
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) WSUS
1 4 (10.81%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) SAP
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix
4 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
4 6 (16.22%) Apple
5 5 (13.51%) JBoss
6 4 (10.81%) McAfee
7 3 (8.11%) VMware
7 3 (8.11%) AppSense
8 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.70%) Talend
9 1 (2.70%) F5
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco
9 1 (2.70%) IBM
9 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.70%) webMethods
9 1 (2.70%) Kofax
9 1 (2.70%) KANA
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